We remember George Stoakes

We remember George Stoakes

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Timeline

1895
sibling James Henry Stoakes Source:9386043 17th December 1895
1897
birth Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom Source:9637384 Source:9386037 17th October 1897
1899
sibling Annie Elizabeth Stoakes Source:9386043 13th November 1899
1901
dates Age 3 Source:9386043 1901
1901
location 107 Barnby Gate, Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9386043 1901
1902
sibling Frederick Stoakes Source:9386045 8th September 1902
1906
sibling Leonard Stoakes Source:9386045 16th October 1906
1911
dates Age 13 Source:9386045 1911
1911
location 107 Barnby Gate, Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9386045 1911
1911
education The Wesleyan School Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom Source:9386045 1911
1912
employment Clerk W Mumby and Sons Belvedere, London Road, Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom Source:9386049 1912 - 6th June 1916
1916
dates Age 18 Source:9386049 6th June 1916
1916
enlistment Nottinghamshire United Kingdom Source:9386049 6th June 1916
1916
service British Army Private 61053 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 3rd Battalion Source:9386049 6th June 1916 - 23rd January 1917
1916
location 60 Cross Street, Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9386049 June 1916
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9637592 4th January 1917 - 15th September 1917
1917
appointments Infantryman Source:9386049 4th January 1917 - 15th September 1917
1917
service British Army Private 61053 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 17th Battalion Source:9386049 23rd January 1917 - 21st October 1917
1917
hospitalisation Wounded in right leg, left leg, right arm and face by shrapnel, causing partial loss of sight to right eye. Hospital/Institution Source:9386049 15th September 1917
1918
discharge Source:9386049 18th October 1918
1918
dates Age 21 Source:9637712 18th October 1918
1922
employment Senior Tax Officer HM Inspector of Taxes Dept Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom Source:9640585 1922 - 1952
1923
location 60 Cross Street, Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9637749 23rd June 1923
1923
dates Age 25 Source:9637749 23rd June 1923
1923
marriage Gertrude Annie Chapman Source:9386059 23rd June 1923 - January 1934
1935
dates Age 37 Source:9640401 5th October 1935
1935
location 24 Grove Street, New Balderton, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom their own address Source:9640401 5th October 1935
1935
marriage Nellie McLeod Source:9640501 5th October 1935
1939
location 24 Grove Street, New Balderton, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom their own address Source:9640501 29th September 1939
1964
location 36 Hardwick Avenue, Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom their own address Source:9646908 8th March 1964
1964
death War Related Sickness Accidental asphyxiation due to drowning when he fell into the River Devon in Newark. The inquest concluded that the wounds George received in the First World War had contributed to his fall. Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom Source:9646908 Source:9640598 9th March 1964
1964
dates Age 66 Source:9646908 9th March 1964
burial Newark-Upon-Trent Burial Ground Non-War Cemetery Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom Source:9640367

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names George
Initials G
Last Name Stoakes
Source 4276270
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
107 Barnby Gate, Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901
107 Barnby Gate, Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom parents address known 1911
24 Grove Street, New Balderton, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom their own address known 5th October 1935
24 Grove Street, New Balderton, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom their own address known 29th September 1939
36 Hardwick Avenue, Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom their own address known 8th March 1964
60 Cross Street, Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom parents address known June 1916
60 Cross Street, Newark, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom parents address known 23rd June 1923
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 61053 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 3rd Battalion Private
British Army 61053 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 17th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Stoakes mother
Samuel Brumby Stoakes father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Henry Stoakes brother 17th December 1895
Annie Elizabeth Stoakes sister 13th November 1899
Frederick Stoakes brother 8th September 1902
Leonard Stoakes brother 16th October 1906
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Gertrude Annie Chapman wife 23rd June 1923
Nellie McLeod wife 5th October 1935
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fair
DateHeightSource
1916-09-08 6'1"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1923-06-23 Congregationalist

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Lesley35240
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Lesley35240
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Lesley35240
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Lesley35240
Silver War Badge Roll Transcription Lesley35240
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Lesley35240
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Lesley35240
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Lesley35240
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Lesley35240

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Multimedia

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George Stoakes Birth Certificate Lesley35240
Wesleyan School Football Club 1908-09 Lesley35240
Wesleyan School Football Club 1909-10 Lesley35240
Samuel Brumby Stoakes (1869-1938) Lesley35240
Athletics Cup won by George Stoakes Lesley35240
Private George Stoakes Lesley35240
Private George Stoakes Lesley35240
Private George Stoakes / back of photograph Lesley35240
Pte George Stoakes - Regiment Cap Badge Lesley35240
15th September 1917 - Unit War Diary Lesley35240
15th September 1917 - Unit War Diary close-up Lesley35240
Pte George Stoakes' Written Statement of Wounds Lesley35240
British Army, WW1 Medal Index Card Lesley35240
British Army, Service Medal & Award Roll Lesley35240
The British War Medal & The Victory Medal Lesley35240
The British War Medal & Victory Medal / Reverse Lesley35240
The British War Medal & Victory Medal / Rim Detail Lesley35240
British Army, Silver Badge Roll Lesley35240
Pte George Stoakes, WW1 Pension Ledger Lesley35240
Marriage Certificate, 23rd June 1923 Lesley35240
Wedding Day Photograph Lesley35240
Gertrude Stoakes Lesley35240
George & Gertie on holiday in Torquay, 1931 Lesley35240
Burial Ground Receipt Lesley35240
Marriage Certificate, 5th October 1935 Lesley35240
Wedding Day Photograph Lesley35240
Annie & Samuel Stoakes with Freddie Stoakes Lesley35240
George & Nellie Stoakes in the 1939 Register Lesley35240
The 1939 England & Wales Register / Transcription Lesley35240
George Stoakes Lesley35240
George Stoakes drowns in River Devon Lesley35240
BLESMA worker mourned Lesley35240
Inquest into the death of George Stoakes Lesley35240
George Stoakes Death Certificate Lesley35240

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